Google Have decided to take a big leap to start “Gemini Age”, As recent rumors have revealed, the Mountain View firm has decided to rename its artificial intelligence chatbot Bard to Gemini. This means that both the application and the AI model powering it will have the same name.
Gemini comes with launch A new app for Android Which is now available and which also allows it to be used as a replacement for the traditional Google Assistant. It’s worth clarifying that at least for now, there will be no iPhone app dedicated to Gemini, although iOS users will be able to access the AI-powered virtual assistant from the official Google application.
But the transformation from Bard to Gemini is not limited to smartphones, it is also visible in the web version of the chatbot. From now on, users will not be able to access it through bard.google.com but through gemini.google.com,
And as if all this wasn’t enough, Google has also made official the launch of gemini advanced, formerly known as Bard Advanced. A version of the chatbot powered by Gemini Ultra is now available, although be prepared to pay. After ChatGPT Plus and Copilot Pro, users will have to pay $19.99 per month,
Gemini has displaced Google Assistant on Android
If you download the new Google Gemini app for Android, you will have the possibility to interact directly with the artificial intelligence developed in Mountain View. Although it works as a standalone application, You can configure it to take over from the Google Assistant,
This means you can implement it the same way you currently do with the Assistant. For example, holding down the button Home, which appears in the center of the Android navigation bar at the bottom. But that’s not all, because you can also activate it with your voice using the command “Hey, Google” You “Oye, Google”, It’s worth noting that Gemini doesn’t yet support all the native functions of Google Assistant, but the company is working to include them.
One important thing to consider is that, at least for now, Google Gemini app can only be downloaded in the United States, However the Californian plans to finalize its global launch in the coming weeks. Of course, at the moment the virtual assistant for mobile phones is only available in English, and support for Japanese and Korean will be added soon. Google promises to gradually enable the Gemini app in more languages.
As we mentioned earlier, Gemini availability on iPhone will be limited to Google apps, In the coming weeks, Mountain View will launch this option in the US. It is not yet known whether there are plans to launch an independent application like Android in the future.
Gemini Advanced has also made its debut
When Google introduced the Gemini language model, it stated its intention to introduce a version of Bard that would take advantage of Gemini Ultra, its most powerful artificial intelligence. This version, known as Bard Advanced, is already a reality. Although under the name gemini advanced,
To avoid any confusion that may already exist regarding the nomenclature chosen for its AI and the applications that can take advantage of it, the chatbot is officially called Gemini Advanced with Ultra 1.0.
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So, to be clear, chatbots were named like this:
- Become a bard with Gemini Pro Gemini with Pro 1.0,
- Bard Advanced is now Gemini Advanced with Ultra 1.0,
Gemini Advanced with Ultra 1.0 is the most powerful version of Google’s artificial intelligence chatbot yet. It has been available in 150 countries since day one, including Spain, Mexico and Argentina However at the moment it only works in English.
According to its developers, Gemini Advanced is ideal for very complex tasks. Additionally, it is also better at reasoning, following instructions, and programming, among other features. As we have already mentioned, this variant is paid and it is priced at $19.99 per month,
is part of gemini advanced New Google One AI Premium Plan, This means that, in addition to getting access to the chatbot, users will have 2 TB of storage and will soon be able to use Gemini in other Google services, such as Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and other Google tools. It is noteworthy that interested parties have the option Try this new option free for the first two months,